Bibliographic Details

Sex and ethics : essays on sexuality, virtue, and the good life / edited by Raja Halwani.

Imprint Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave, 2007.
Description xiv, 276 p. ; 22 cm.
Language English
Subject Sexual ethics.
Sexual ethics.
Format Print, Book
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Other authors / contributors Halwani, Raja.
Nussbaum, Martha Craven, 1947-
ISBN 1403989842 (cloth)
9781403989840 (cloth)
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-267) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Sexual Desire and Virtue in Ancient Philosophy
  • The Role of Sexuality in a Flourishing Life
  • Sexuality and the Unity of the Virtues
  • Virtue and Sex Education
  • Kantian Virtue and Sexual Desire
  • Carnal Wisdom and Sexual Virtue
  • Radical Feminism, Sex, and Virtue
  • Temperance
  • Sexual Morality
  • Deliberation and Sense-Desire: The Virtue of Temperance
  • On the Prospects of Chastity as a Present Day Virtue
  • Sexual Temperance and Intemperance
  • The Wrongness of Adultery: A Neo-Aristotelian Approach
  • Virtue and Gay Identity Disclosures
  • Virtue, Casual Sex, and Promiscuity
  • Intellectual Virtue and Knowing One's Sexual Identity
  • Virtue, Pornography and Sexual Health
  • Concluding Commentary
  • Index